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In war-torn Aleppo, Syria, the Syriac Catholic patriarch proclaimed that “the will of life has overcome death; hope and security have overcome despair and chaos. Our people have overcome.”...
Anba Makarios, Coptic Orthodox Metropolitan Bishop of Minya and Abu Qurqas, rejected the proposal to hold a "reconciliation session" between representatives of Christian and Muslim communities after...
When Congressman Jeff Fortenberry first visited Iraq in 2005 - just months after he had been elected to the House of Representatives - his focus was on defense and diplomacy after the U.S. invasion....
Under the cover of darkness three years ago, Waed Eishou and his family left their town of Hamdaniya in the Nineveh Plains near Mosul as Islamic State militants were advancing, spreading death and...
On the eve of the start of the new school year, for the second year in a row, Catholic schools and all non-state schools begin classes in a situation of serious crisis, which has been at the center...
Kurdish authorities in northeast Syria are determined to drive out Christians from the region, according to a senior Church leader, who says "the West cannot keep silent". Describing a programme of...
The KAICIID-supported Interreligious Platform for Dialogue and Cooperation in the Arab world has convened in Beirut to set the Action Plan for 2019. The main aim of the platform is to link policy...
With Russian backing, Syrian government forces are poised to attack the last rebel stronghold. For Cardinal Mario Zenari, everything must be done to avoid the worst. Vicar to Aleppo also calls on the...
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Manal Awad Mikhail will lead the province of Damietta, on the Nile delta. Previously she was vice-governor of Giza. Graduated in veterinary medicine, she has received national and international...
Christians in Iraq are dwindling. Chased out, targeted and caught in the middle of rival sectarian conflicts, the minority religious sect is struggling to survive. The country once held over 1.5...
Christians and other Iraqi minorities need "guarantees" to survive and a "common foundation" from which to build based on "citizenship, not religion or doctrine", writes the Chaldean primate, Card...
It was four years ago this month when some 140,000 Christians were facing mass exodus as ISIS militants converged on Iraq's ancient Nineveh Plains. "The program was to eliminate the population and to...
Christians in Iraq have had the opportunity to return home to their towns and villages and lay claim to their land. After years after being forced out of their towns and villages by extremist group...
The Assyrian Church in Syria may have paid more than a million dollars to the Islamic State (ISIS) in extortion fees, the New York Times has reported. The report details the plight of Christian...
For 22 years, Michel Baladi, 43, worked at a printing house. In 2003, he married Rima, 38, with whom he has three children: Mariel, age 13; Christel, age 10; Georges, age 7. They live in Aleppo,...
Though many young Christians in Iraq arguably seem to be caught in an endless repeat of the chorus of the 1982 hit by The Clash, “Should I Stay or Should I Go?” those who have unquestionably...
For any nation, no matter where or what the political climate, it’s always young people who hold the future in their hands, determining the course the country will take as they navigate the...
The Orthodox monastery of St. Tekla, in the Syrian town of Maalula, will soon be open again to the visits of pilgrims and tourists. In fact, reconstruction work on the monastery is nearing completion...
Following is the final Statement of the 2018 Chaldean Synod: In response to His Beatitude (H. B.) Patriarch Cardinal Louis Raphael Sako’s invitation, the Synod of the Chaldean Church held its’ annual...